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The Clatsop County Historical Society maintains an Archive and Research Library in the Heritage Museum which offers researchers a unique resource documenting the evolution of Clatsop County History.



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The digital archive of Clatsop Community College’s Historic Preservation & Restoration program houses out of print books and publications including historic house plans, building details, and catalogs.
Cumtux
Cumtux
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Cumtux is the quarterly publication of the Clatsop County Historical Society. The word Cumtux means to know or to understand in Chinook Jargon, a nineteenth-century trade language used throughout the Pacific Northwest.
Astoriana
Astoriana
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Ephemera and souvenirs from Astoria’s rich past.
City Directories
City Directories
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Name and address guides to individuals and businesses throughout Clatsop County, including the communities of Astoria, Warrenton, Flavel, Hammond, Seaside, Cannon Beach, Knappa, Svenson, Jewell, and Westport.
Astoria Golf and Country Club
Astoria Golf and Country Club
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Founded in 1923, the Astoria Golf and Country Club (AGCC) has a long history in Clatsop County, as demonstrated by the included collection.
Photo Albums
Photo Albums
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A selection of photo albums from the Clatsop County Historical Society’s archival collection.
Telephone Directories
Telephone Directories
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Name, address, and telephone number guides to individuals and businesses in Astoria and Seaside as well as surrounding communities.
Yearbooks
Yearbooks
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Annual publications from Clatsop County schools, including those of Astoria, Warrenton, Seaside, Knappa, and Jewell.
Peace First Lutheran Church
Peace First Lutheran Church
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Records for Peace First Lutheran Church and its predecessor churches in Astoria, Oregon.
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Developed in the mid-1940s Surf Pines is the largest Planned Community on the Oregon Coast with well over 400 properties owned by permanent and part time residents.
Clatsop Community College Historic Preservation & Restoration Digital Archive
by Montgomery Ward & Co.
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Paperback catalog with glossy magazine-like covers. The front cover is very colorful, with a large color illustration of a yellow house in the center. There are 4 other houses on the front cover, one in each corner: the Webster, the Sovereign, the Kelton, and the Maywood. At the bottom of the front cover is a purple rectangle with the title and company information written in black type. The back cover is also in full color and has a top half page illustration of a businessman in a suit standing...
Topics: Montgomery Ward & Company, Gordon Van Tine Company, Wardway Homes, trade catalog, house plans,...
Warrenton Heritage Museum Collection
Warrenton Heritage Museum Collection
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Materials related to the history of Warrenton, Oregon, including the surrounding communities of Hammond, Flavel, and Tansy Point.
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Primary sources and other significant materials from the Liisa Penner Research Center & Archive’s extensive collections housed in the Clatsop County Historical Society’s Heritage Museum.
Clatsop Community College Historic Preservation & Restoration Digital Archive
by Sears, Roebuck and Co.
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Paperback catalog with glossy, color illustrated covers that have a greenish-gray floral background. The front cover has an illustration of a large white house with columns in the center under the title. There is a "blue ribbon" in the bottom right that says the company names and place. The bottom and top right corners of the front cover are missing. The back cover has a full page, "color facsimile of the binding guarantee given with every order for a modern home." The spine...
Topics: Honor Bilt Modern Homes, Sears, Roebuck and Company, bond of indemnity, guarantee, buildings,...
Source: folio
Paperback book with black covers. The title is pressed into the covering on the front cover, as well as an illustration of a hammer in front of a sunset. The spine has the title, the volume number, the words, "Doors, Windows, Stair, Building, Millwork, Painting" in gold lettering. There is also another illustration of a hammer on the spine, also in gold. The back cover is blank. The book is in excellent condition. Size: 4.75" x 6.5"
Topics: carpentry, carpenters, builders, construction, trade assistant, joiners, builders, mechanics, wood...
Scrapbooks
Scrapbooks
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A selection of scrapbooks from the Clatsop County Historical Society’s archival collection.
Maps of Surf PInes and Clatsop Plains
Maps of Surf PInes and Clatsop Plains
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Collection of maps and plats showing development over time of Surf Pines and surrounding areas
Book with hardback gray covers that have advertisements on them. There are also advertisements on the spine, as well as stamped on the top and bottom of the pages. The spine is a different color than the rest of the cover. The pages are cream, yellow, and pink colored. Size: 6" x 9.25"
Topics: Astoria, Gearhart, Hammond, Seaside, Warrenton
School Records
School Records
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Past information about Clatsop County schools, including lists of faculty and staff as well as specific data about individual districts.
Hardback book with gray covers and a maroon spine cover. There are advertisements written in maroon ink on both covers. There are white, yellow, blue, and green pages in sections. There is a small typed label on the bottom of the spine that says, "Astoriana." Size: 11.5" x 8.75"
Topics: Clatsop County, Astoria, Seaside, Warrenton, Hammond, Gearhart, listings, businesses,...
City Directories
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Hardback book with dark blue covers that have advertisements on them. There are also advertisements on the spine, as well as stamped on the top and bottom of the pages. The pages are cream-colored. The book is covered with a tan protector for preservation. Size: 6" x 9.25"
Topics: Astoria, Albert, Berkenfeld, Blind Slough, Brownsmead, Cannon Beach, Clatsop, Clatsop County,...
Breeze Newsletters and News Items
Breeze Newsletters and News Items
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Collection of the Breeze newsletters written by the Surf Pines Homeowners Association, as well as other news items of particular interest to the Surf PInes community.
Astoriana
by Astoria Chamber of Commerce
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Paperback book with red, white, and blue colored front cover, and red, white, blue, and yellow colored back cover. The book is held together with two rusty staples along the left margin. The front cover shows many water damage spots, which left three large brown places. The front cover says "Astoria, Oregon: Capital of the Sunset Empire. Its people...commerce...industry...recreation Its past...present...future." The back cover is a full-page advertisement for Bumblebee Seafoods, which...
Topics: Astoriana, Astoria, Clatsop County, Sunset Empire, Bumblebee Seafood, aerial view, Union...
Hardback book with gray covers that have advertisements on front and back. The spine is a maroon color. The pages inside are yellow, cream, white, and blue. Size: 6" x 9"
Topics: Astoria, Clatsop County, telephone, address, advertisements, Seaside, Oregon, Hammond, Gearhart,...
Clatsop Community College Historic Preservation & Restoration Digital Archive
by L.F. Garlinghouse Company
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Paperback catalog with light green covers, held together with two staples along the left edge. The front cover is decorated with a tree in the foreground going from top to bottom along the left margin. There is a smaller tree in the upper right corner. In the center of the front cover is a house with a red roof, drawn small to infer distance. Above the house, in a large red circle, are the words, "Wee Homes." At the bottom of the front cover is the business name and address in black...
Topics: Lewis Garlinghouse, L.F. Garlinghouse Company, America's Pioneer Home Planning Service, Kirby-Wood...
Astoria Golf and Country Club
by Astoria Golf and Country Club
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11.5" x 14.5" color group photo of the 50th Anniversary and 100th Renewal of the RHA&SC Lyder Cup Tournament. The photo is mounted on a wooden base underneath a clear plastic cover, held on with 4 pins at each corner. There is a 0.75" x 3" black rectangle attached to the bottom of the plastic cover that has the title on it in gold lettering. There is a metal wire through the hooks on the back for hanging on the wall.
Topics: Astoria Golf and Country Club, AGCC, RHA&SC, Lyder Cup, Lyder Cup Tournament, golfers, golf...
Source: folio
Astoria Regatta
Astoria Regatta
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Ephemera and souvenirs from Astoria’s Annual Regatta celebration.
Telephone Directories
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Paperback book glued together at the spine. The covers are light green with white, yellow, and dark green accents. There is mild discoloration along the edges, and the flag and flagpole on the front cover has been colored in with a pencil. The title and a full-page image of the Seaside Turnaround with summer visitors is on the front cover. The back cover has a Postage Paid white square in the upper right corner. It says, "Take Life Easy With An Extension Telephone in Every Room You Use A...
Topics: Astoria, Oregon, Clatsop County, directory, Pacific Telephone and Telegraph Company,...
Paul See/Josiah West Collection
Paul See/Josiah West Collection
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The collection contains research and other materials on local and family history compiled by longtime Clatsop County educator and writer Paul See. It also includes related items collected by other individuals, with an emphasis on See’s grandfather Josiah West III, an early settler to Clatsop Plains.
Book with hardback golden yellow covers that have advertisements on them. There are also advertisements on the spine, as well as stamped on the top and bottom of the pages. The spine is a different color than the rest of the cover. The pages are cream, yellow, and pink colored. Size: 6" x 9.25"
Topics: Astoria, Gearhart, Hammond, Seaside, Warrenton
Astoriana
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48 page paperback booklet published in the middle of World War II, aimed at the woman of the house who was doing their part for the war effort while keeping the household running smoothly - and with rationed items. This cookbook contains 226 recipes with 52 menus and 369 hints on food buying, preparing, meal planning and serving. There are also hints on Victory Lunch Box Meals and Hospitality in War Time. This copy is in excellent condition, with minimal wearing and mild folding along the...
Topics: Betty Crocker, General Mills, cookbook, cook book, World War II, World War Two, WWII, Second World...
Clatsop Community College Digital Archive
Clatsop Community College Digital Archive
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The digital archive of Clatsop Community College houses publications created at the College since its founding in 1958, including student newspapers, and Rain Magazine, Clatsop Community College’s long-running literary arts publication. Newer copies of Rain Magazine are still available for sale at the College.
Hardback book with red covers decorated with gold embellishments. The front cover has "Aladdin Readi-Cut Houses**" written in gold above an upside-down triangle. Standing beside the triangle is an illustration of an Arabic man holding up a genies lamp over the triangle that has the words "Sold by the Golden Rule" inside. The back cover has a golden rectangle left to right that says "Presented to" and an indecipherable name written in cursive. The covers are very...
Topics: Aladdin Readi-Cut Houses, Aladdin Homes, The Aladdin Company, Bay City, Michigan, Otto Sovereign,...
Source: folio
Clatsop Community College Historic Preservation & Restoration Digital Archive
by Lewis Manufacturing Company
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Paperback catalog with brownish-red covers. The back cover is blank. The front cover says "Lewis Homes" in black capital letters at the top, a color illustration of a home in a square in the center, and the words "Homes of Character" at the bottom. The covers extend about 1 cm over the inside pages, (top, bottom, and page edge) and therefore those edges are ripped and torn as the catalog has been opened over the years. The spine of the catalog is also very ripped and torn,...
Topics: Lewis Homes, Lewis Manufacturing Company, floor plans, house plans, advertising, dwellings, homes,...
Clatsop Community College Historic Preservation & Restoration Digital Archive
by L.F. Garlinghouse Company
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Paperback catalog with glossy, magazine-like covers held together with two staples in the left edge. The front cover has a full page color illustration of a home with a red roof, white siding, green lawn, red tulips in the foreground, and a tree beside the driveway. The title "Selected Homes" is in large red letters in the top half, and the publisher information in the bottom half. Someone wrote the word "nothing" at the top of the front cover in cursive pencil. The back...
Topics: Lewis Garlinghouse, L.F. Garlinghouse Company, Popular Mechanics Press, America's Pioneer Home...
Clatsop Community College Historic Preservation & Restoration Digital Archive
by William A. Radford Company
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Paperback trade catalog printed for the J.C. Simpson Lumber Company by the William A. Radford Company. (**See below.) The front and back covers have a light blue background, with color illustrations of houses. The front cover also has 2 men and a woman looking over a house plan in the front yard, the title at the top in white, and "J.C. Simpson Lumber Co., Lumber and Building Materials" in black at the bottom. The back cover has a quote from John Ruskin's 1849 book: Seven Lamps of...
Topics: William A. Radford, William A. Radford Company, J.C. Simpson Lumber Company, Radford Architectural...
Clatsop Community College Historic Preservation & Restoration Digital Archive
by L.F. Garlinghouse Company
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Paperback catalog with glossy, magazine-like covers held together with two staples in the left edge. The covers have a white background. The front cover has a color illustration of a home inside a the shape of an artist's palette with a paintbrush sticking through the thumb hole on the left side. The title is at the top and the press at the bottom. The right side of the front cover is a light pink. The back cover has a full page list of plan books published by L.F. Garlinghouse Company. The...
Topics: Lewis Garlinghouse, L.F. Garlinghouse Company, Popular Mechanics Press, America's Pioneer Home...
City Directories
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Hardback book with gray covers that have advertisements on them. There are also advertisements on the spine, as well as stamped on the top and bottom of the pages. The spine is a different color than the rest of the cover. The entire book is kept inside a tan book protector. The pages are cream color. Size: 6" x 9.25"
Topics: Astoria, Albert, Blind Slough, Clatsop, Clifton, Ecola, Elsie, Fernhill, Flavel, Fort Stevens,...
City Directories
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A comparison of address changes in the city of Astoria from the year 1890 to 1894, using information from the city directories. 
Topics: Astoria, Oregon, Clatsop County, businesses, families, streets, addresses
Paperback booklet with red covers, held together with a tight, wire spiral along the left side. The wire is bent and the paper is ripped at the bottom. The back cover is blank. There are a few small rips and tears on the front cover. The top half of the front cover says "Diamond Homes, by The Diamond Match Company." In the upper left corner is an illustration of a home inside a circle, with the "sidewalk" extending out of the circle towards the bottom right corner where a...
Topics: Diamond Match Company, distributors, home ownership, National House Plan Service, neighborhood,...
Source: folio
Astoriana
by American Meat Institute
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Collection of various funeral pamphlets, obituaries, and worship bulletins from Trinity, Zion, and Peace Lutheran Churches. (Trinity and Zion merged into Peace in 1974.) The amount of information differs for each person. Some people will have 5 or 6 pages, while some other people may only have 1 newspaper clipping or pamphlet. All the papers are kept in plastic sleeve protectors or pockets inside a large white 3- ring binder. This binder contains the last names from I - K.
Topics: Peace Lutheran Church, Trinity Lutheran Church, Zion Lutheran Church, funeral, funerals, bulletin,...
Source: folio
Astoriana
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Two copies of contour maps from the Columbia River, south and up Coxcomb Hill to the Astoria Column. The proposed tram route has been outlined in red on the first page, and black on the second page. The proposed tram line would take visitors from the Columbia Maritime Museum, up to the Astoria Column and back. This would have been advantageous for passengers of the riverboat, but it was turned down due to the damage it would bring to the historic houses of Astoria. The first page also had the...
Topics: Astoria, OR, tourism, Astoria Column, Columbia River, Columbia River Maritime Museum
Source: folio
Cumtux
by Clatsop County Historical Society
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49-page paperback quarterly magazine with pink covers. "CUMTUX" is written in red letters outlined in white at the top of the front cover. The black and white photo on the front cover is a portrait of Martha Lum Law in 1931. The black and white photo on the back cover is a group picture of the Student Council at Seaside High School in 1948. Size: 5.5" x 8.5"
Topics: Astoria, Clatsop County, Oregon: Seaside High School: student council, Colleen Stanley, Janice...
Clatsop County Historical Society
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Blueprints
Blueprints
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Collection of blueprints from around Clatsop County.
336-page paperback trade catalog featuring black and white photos of houses and their floor plans. This copy has water damage on the bottom of the first few pages, and some small tears and wrinkles throughout. This copy also has a loose front cover, and was once held on with strapping tape. The pages are held together with three large staples. The front and back covers are turning brown with age. Overall fair condition. Size; 6.25" x 9.25"
Topics: domestic architecture, floor plan, house plan, homes, house design, Glenn L. Saxton, residence,...
Telephone Directories
by American Telephone and Telegraph Co. and The Pacific Telephone and Telegraph Co.
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Paperback book held together with three staples on the left side. There is a hole punched in the upper left corner. There are also names written at the top of the front cover: "G.C. & A.C. Fulton." (G.C. and A.C. Fulton were lawyers in the Spexarth Building.) There is also writing in pencil that says, "1421 - City Attorney." The back cover has a full page advertisement for a taxi service. Size: 6" x 9"
Topics: Astoria, Oregon, Clatsop County, Pacific County, Washington, directory, Pacific Telephone and...
Astoriana
by Daily Astorian
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Source: folio
Source: folio
City Directories
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Book with hardback gray covers that have advertisements on them. There are also advertisements on the spine, as well as stamped on the top and bottom of the pages. The spine is a different color than the rest of the cover. The pages are cream, yellow, and pink colored. Size: 6" x 9.25"
Topics: Astoria, Gearhart, Seaside, Warrenton, Westport
Large, hardcover book with well-worn, black covers, brown corners, and brown spine. Written in gold, in the center of the front cover: "Wooden and Brick Buildings With Details. Plates 1 To 80." The front and back covers are coming loose from the spine, and both are hanging on by the outside leather on the spine. The black covering on the back spine is coming off the top edge, and the binding in the spine is exposed in the lower 1/3. The top of the spine has also worn away and is...
Topics: wooden buildings, brick buildings, plates, house plans, floor plans, elevations, sections, details,...
Source: folio
Astoriana
by Knappton Towboat Company
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Calendar for the year 1978, created by the Knappton Towboat Company, in Knappton, Washington; Pacific County. Size: 13.5" x 20" Information from tugboatinformation.com: (SIEGFRIED COMPANY) Founded in 1910, the Knappton Towboat Company began with the acquisition a series of steamers purchased for log towing by the Brix family of Knappton, Washington. In 1920, the company's operations were incorporated as the Knappton Towboat Company of Astoria, Oregon. In the following decades, the...
Topics: Knappton Towboat Company, Brix Family, log transportation, towboats, towing vessel operator, Brix...
Source: folio
Yearbooks
by Astoria High School
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176-page hardback annual with a plastic dust jacket over slightly textured white covers. The front cover has green ink, with a seal of Astoria High School and the word "Zephyrus" stretching down along the right margin with a couple of lines making right corners towards the left margin. The year "1964" is located at the end of the lines. Also, the entire spine, made of paper, has come off and is protected inside the plastic covering. Size: 7.75" x 10.75"
Topics: Astoriana, Astoria, Oregon, Zephyrus, annual, Astoria High School, students, Seniors, Juniors,...
Astoriana
by The Victory Handbook Series
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Paperback booklet held together a 9 piece red plastic spiral binding directly in the center of the covers/pages. There is a 1.5" space at the top and the bottom of the spiral binding. The front cover is mostly red with white and blue accents. The back cover is a full page advertisement for the Columbia River Packers Association, Inc. Inside are many advertisements for businesses and services in Astoria, Oregon, as well as lists of the young men and women serving their country, and the...
Topics: Astoria, OR, Servicemen's Mothers Club, The Victory Handbook Series, World War II, World War Two,...
Hardback book with tan covers and a dark brown spine. The covers are worn to a cream color around the edges, and there are several stains and spots. The back cover also has a vertical pencil-drawn rectangle in the center. The front cover has the title and details in dark brown print, and there is a color illustration of several homes in a neighborhood. Size: 7.75" x 10.5"
Topics: plan book, floor plan, National Small House Competition, bungalow, house plan, domestic...
Clatsop County Historical Society
by Clatsop County Historical Society
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Source: folio
Astoriana
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Source: folio
Cumtux
by Clatsop County Historical Society
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41-page paperback quarterly magazine with light yellow covers. "CUMTUX" is written in dark yellow and outlined in white at the top of the front cover. The black and white photo on the front cover shows the front steps of Astoria High School about 1940. The illustration on the back cover is a poster/advertisement for the "Oregon Dixieland Jubilee" in Astoria and Seaside. Size: 5.5" x 8.5"
Topics: Astoria, Clatsop County, Oregon, Oregon Dixieland Jubilee, Astoria High School, students, Class of...
Finding Aids
Finding Aids
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Finding Aids for select Clatsop County Historical Society collections.
LCPS Digital Collection
LCPS Digital Collection
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The Lower Columbia Preservation Society (LCPS) seeks to preserve the history, sites, and culture of communities bordering the Columbia River, and is dedicated to the preservation of diverse cultural assets. By delivering a broad range of historic preservation services, LCPS strives to make preservation accessible to all by inspiring curiosity, advancing knowledge, creating a "sense of place" and delivering economic benefit to our communities.
Clatsop Community College Historic Preservation & Restoration Digital Archive
by Harris Brothers Co.
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Paperback booklet/magazine/catalog with two staples holding the pages together. The covers have color illustrations, with dark discoloration on the cream-colored background. The front cover shows a home at the top, with the year and companies at the bottom. In the mid-center is their "seal" that shows a couple working on their blueprints in a circle with words that go around them: "By Our Wonderful Offer, You Can Build Economically." The back cover shows two illustrations of...
Topics: Chicago House Wrecking Co., Harris Brothers Company., house plans, floor plans, domestic...
Astoriana
by Astoria Chamber of Commerce
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Paperback booklet with color illustrated covers. The front cover has the title in white cursive, and an aerial picture of Astoria in a tilted square frame in the middle. There is an illustration of a fishing boat in the lower right corner of the front cover. The back cover has a full page, color advertisement for Bumble Bee Seafood. The pages inside are full of photographs of various businesses and organizations in Astoria, Oregon. Each page alternates between brown and blue from page to page....
Topics: Astoria, Oreogn, Astoria Chamber of Commerce, businesses, advertising, stores, companies, Bumble...
Source: folio
Hardback book with illustrated covers. The front cover has the title at the top in black and red ink. The lower two-thirds of the front cover is a black and white illustration of the exterior of a house. The roof is tinged red in this picture. The back cover has the continuation of the illustration from the front, as well as two inserts, detailing the exterior and interior of the house. The front and back covers have come completely free of the stapled pages, but are holding together with the...
Topics: William A. Radford, William A. Radford Company, The Radford Architectural Company, house plans,...
Clatsop Community College Historic Preservation & Restoration Digital Archive
by Palliser, Palliser & Co.
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Hardback book with brown covers, and dark brown corners and spine. This book is in poor condition, with both covers completely loose from the exposed binding. The brown covering on the front is rolling off the top corner, and the cardboard underneath is exposed. The top edge of the front cover is turning white from use and exposure. In the center of the front cover are the words, "Palliser's American Cottage Homes" in gold lettering, with a gold border around them.  There is...
Topics: cottage homes, floor plans, house design, elevation, architect, architecture, first floor, second...
Source: folio
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Restricted content. Metadata for each item should include noindex=TRUE and neverindex=TRUE. The Clatsop County Historical Society maintains an Archive and Research Library in the Heritage Museum which offers researchers a unique resource documenting the evolution of Clatsop County History.
Hardback book with title sticker on the front cover and spine. Both front and back covers are decorated with pink, white, green, and blue flowers on a brown background. The book is in excellent condition, but there is some brown discoloration inside the covers and along some of the page edges. There is a brown, circular sticker inside the back cover from "Books & Stationery Copeland's Santa Barbara." The foreword informs readers that "This book is the combined work of the...
Topics: home furnishing, The Priscilla Publishing Company, George Sully & Company, The Modern Priscilla...
Paperback book with black covers. The title is pressed into the covering on the front cover, as well as an illustration of a hammer in front of a sunset. The spine has the title, the volume number, the words, "Doors, Windows, Stair, Building, Millwork, Painting" in gold lettering. There is also another illustration of a hammer on the spine, also in gold. The back cover is blank. The book is in good condition. Size: 4.75" x 6.5"
Topics: carpentry, carpenters, builders, construction, trade assistant, joiners, builders, mechanics, wood...
Clatsop Community College Historic Preservation & Restoration Digital Archive
by Bilt-Well Millwork
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Hardback book with red covers and an illustration of a bungalow home on the front cover. The title "Homes of Comfort," as well as "Bilt-Well Millwork" and "The Collier-Barnett Company Toledo Ohio" is also on the front cover. The book is in excellent condition, with only some discoloration along the edges and spine. The Bilt-Well millwork distributors, such as the Collier-Barnett Co. in Toledo, published their own catalogs full of the Bilt-Well designs. It shows...
Topics: Bilt-Well Millwork, The Collier-Barnett Company, floor plans, house plans, kit homes, catalog,...
Source: folio
Astoriana
by Scandinavian Midsummer Festival Association
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Clatsop County Historical Society
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Paperback booklet which was printed as a supplement to The Book of Aladdin Homes . Overall good condition with some discoloration and a small tear at the top of the spine. Held together with two staples along the left side. 32 pages. Size: 5.25" x 8.25" **from https://www.antiquehomestyle.com/plans/aladdin/index.htm "The 1920 catalog, No. 32, was published twice that we are aware of: first in 1920 and again in late 1920 or 1921. The second printing was sent with a supplement...
Topics: The Aladdin Company, bungalows, colonial bungalows, Aladdinette, suppliement, house plans, floor...
Telephone Directories
by The Pacific Telephone and Telegraph Company
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Paperback book glued together on the spine. The covers are green, and show wrinkles and discoloring along the edges. The title and an image of an angel carrying lightning bolts and telephone cables is standing on a globe that says "Spirit of Communication; Bell System." The back cover has a "Bell System" logo in the center. There are also several black ink stains on the back cover. This issue is also the first time there is a 0.5" yellow line going around both covers....
Topics: Astoria, Oregon, Clatsop County, directory, Pacific Telephone and Telegraph Company,...